May 23, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Lakewood hires new transportation supervisor

HEBRON – Director of Pupil Services Patti Pickering announced during the May 15 Lakewood School Board meeting that the district has hired Rodney Stufflebean as the district’s new transportation supervisor. More...

New dam study recommends two more feet of water

COLUMBUS – A hydraulic evaluation of the Buckeye Lake Dam commissioned by the Buckeye Lake Region Chamber of Commerce found that the Dam meets recommended “stability factors of safety” at a 890.75 lake level. More...

Condo community might escape township after all

JACKSONTOWN – Prospects looked grim for a Heath condominium community’s request to be completely separated from Licking Township following an expedited annexation into the City of Heath. More...

Obituaries

Evelyn M. “Pete” Blum

Evelyn M. “Pete” Blum, 92, of Baltimore, passed away May 15, 2015. More...

Toby Hamilton Caudill

A memorial service, celebrating the life of Toby Hamilton Caudill, 41, of Heath, will be held at 2:00 p.m. More...

Ricky Fadley

Graveside funeral services for Ricky Fadley, 56, of Kirkersville, were held May 21, 2015, at Cedar Hill Cemetery, with Pastor Scott Rice as celebrant. Ricky died at the Pine Kirk Nursing Home on May 15, 2015. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer typewritten letters of 250 words or less. All letters must be signed and include your name, address, and a daytime phone number where we can reach you for confirmation purposes. More...

Correction

Some typographical errors in Faye Whitaker’s Letter to the Editor last week about the Walnut Township School levy should be attributed to the editor, not the writer. More...

Schools

Top graduates named

Sheridan ’s Class of 2015 boasted five valedictorians this year. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 25. Hebron Elementary/ Jackson Intermediate Monday: No School - Memorial Day. Tuesday: Hot dog on bun, baked beans, strawberry cup, and fig newton. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • May 11: A driver was cited for traveling 47 in a 35 miles per hour zone. • May 11: A driver was cited for traveling 49 in a 35 miles per hour zone. More...